From the earliest times, successive waves of foreign invaders have left their mark on Italy. Beginning with Germanic invasions that undermined the Roman Empire and culminating with the establishment of the modern nation, Girolamo Arnaldi explores the dynamic exchange between outsider and "native."

Italy and Its Invaders 2008, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674030336

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Italy and Its Invaders 2005, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780674018709